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FZAK62 PAFC 211144
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OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
344 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE BERING SEA

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ499-220100-
344 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR CENTRAL BERING SEA...A 998 MB NORTH PACIFIC LOW WILL
 STRENGTHEN TO 979 MB NEAR 55N 152W TUE NIGHT AND WILL THEN TRACK
TO THE EASTERN GULF WED NIGHT. A 980 MB KAMCHATKA LOW WILL MOVE
TO 54N 177E AT 980 MB BY WED NIGHT. THE ASSOCIATED WEATHER FRONT
WILL CROSS THE WESTERN BERING TUE EVENING AND MOVE INTO THE
EASTERN BERING BY WED AFTERNOON.


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PKZ411-220100-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE WEST OF 180 AND EAST OF THE INTERNATIONAL
DATELINE-
344 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...W TO S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT. SNOW. FREEZING
SPRAY IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SE TO SW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SNOW AND
RAIN.
.WED...SE TO SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 25 KT IN
THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 9 TO 15 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT.
.THU THROUGH FRI...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.
.SAT...S WIND 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.

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PKZ412-220100-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND NORTH OF 56N-
344 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE
MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W TO S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT. SNOW.
FREEZING SPRAY AFTER MIDNIGHT N OF 58N.
.WED...SE TO SW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 12 FT. SNOW AND
RAIN. FREEZING SPRAY IN THE MORNING N OF 58N.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.
.THU...N WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

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PKZ413-220100-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE 171W TO 180 AND SOUTH OF 56N-
344 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 25 KT. SEAS 9 FT. SNOW SHOWERS.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT BECOMING S 20 TO 35 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 7 TO 11 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED...S TO W WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT. RAIN AND SNOW.
.WED NIGHT...SW WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 12 TO 15 FT.
.THU THROUGH SAT...W WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 13 FT.

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PKZ414-220100-
BERING SEA OFFSHORE EAST OF 171W-
344 AM AKDT TUE APR 21 2015

...GALE WARNING WEDNESDAY...

.TODAY...W WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.TONIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6 FT.
.WED...S WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 4 TO 10 FT. SNOW AND RAIN.
.WED NIGHT...S WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.
.THU...S WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 9 FT.
.FRI THROUGH SAT...NW WIND 15 TO 30 KT. SEAS 3 TO 8 FT.

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